Flight Simulators

New Aviation Course Has Vista High Students Learning How To Fly Planes, Drones

Starting next year Vista students have an opportunity to get training inside of a flight simulator while earning their FAA license for flying drones.


North Texas Students Look To The Sky At Aviation Camp

<b>DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) –</b> Some students from across North Texas are looking up from their televisions and tablets, and shooting for the stars. Aviation …



Goddamnit Casual Prolix. Yesterday's game was indeed a course deviation indicator, and it was absolutely <i>Microsoft Flight Simulator</i>. <i>Flight Simulator</i> …

Flight Simulators


In Old School Sci Fi, passing the Safe Landing and Disembarkation part of the space flight simulator test is not required to become an astronaut.

Science Museum

A huge, family-friendly museum dedicated to science, technology and medical achievements. There's a Red Arrows 3D flight simulator and an IMAX …

Human Geography

Erik Jones takes Doug Kalitta’s flight simulator for a spin

Erik Jones and Doug Kalitta talk about their shared interest in flying after taking a flight simulator for a spin.

Flight Simulators

NASCAR's Erik Jones experiences wild ride - in a 747 flight simulator

YPSILANTI -- NASCAR Cup Series driver Erik Jones is no stranger to extreme thrills.<p>The 22-year-old is in his second year as a full-time NASCAR …


Adventures from the comfort of a chair

A roller coaster sprawling through hills and mountains, forests and deserts which breaks in the middle to let you experience a great fall only to …

Virtual Reality

Flyboy’s Deli adds a new ‘twist’ to its Beavercreek restaurant and plans to add a patio this summer

One of Dayton’s best delis announced last week that it would be more than just that.<p><b>Flyboy’s Deli</b> located at <b>2729 Fairfield Commons Boulevard</b> in …

Ice Cream

Suspended pilots undertook flight simulator training: Jet Airways to Delhi HC

The court, while making the MHA a party in the matter, sought its stand on the issue raised in the main petition regarding alleged misuse of "general …


FSX Acceleration

A new expansion pack revs up Microsoft’s Flight Simulator. Perhaps an evaluation of an airplane is less about the plane than it is about its …

General Dynamics

Flying Bus- Free Flight Bus Simulator 2016 by Omer faruk Ozdemir

Do you love flight games? Want to get drive bus? Want to fly you buses like an airplane or helicopter? This game is great for you. You can test your …

Muscle Cars

Flight sim sites offer a host of add-on options

It’s always nice to have a good co-pilot. When you’re a flight sim fan, however, good co-pilots can consist of Web sites such as simviation.com, …

Aviation History

Lockheed contracted for delivery of F-35 simulator software

The U.S. Navy awarded a $24.1 million contract modification to Lockheed Martin for its F-35-in-a-box flight simulator program.


PC Building Simulator Dev Announces Deadstick – Bush Flight Simulator

The Irregular Corporation, the developer & publisher behind PC Building Simulator, has announced Deadstick – Bush Flight Simulator according to a …

Flight Simulators

X-Plane 11 Flight Simulator Now Support SteamVR Headsets

A new update has been rolled out to the X-Plane 11 Flight Simulator application which is available to purchase via Steam for $60. Adding support for …

Virtual Reality

Flight Simulator ‘X-Plane 11’ Now Natively Supports SteamVR Headsets

<i>X-Plane 11 (2017)</i>, the highly-touted and expansive flight simulator for PC, now has a few new badges under its Steam listing, which includes support …

On the Go with Joe at Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum Simulator

MCMINNVILLE, OR (KPTV) -<p>A new high-flying attraction has debuted at the Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum for guests to get in and take off.<p>The …


New Flight Simulator Takes Off At Evergreen Museum In McMinnville

The MaxFlight Corporation FS-VC Dual System flight simulator at Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum offers guests a realistic look at flying.<p>ACROSS …

Virtual Reality

INTERVIEW: Developing intuitive and smart technology for cockpit simulators

Gerhard Brunner is head of software development for AXIS flight training systems where he and his team develop robust, realistic and smart technology …

Flight Simulators

Real-Time Hand-Tracking with a Color Glove

Tracking the 3-D pose and configuration of the hand<p>Our system is low latency (~100 ms) and can track the relatively fast motion of this …

Virtual Reality


Description<p>Physical systems include robotics, motors and sensors. Many examples are shown, including street lights coming on at night, remote controls, traffic lights, security systems, air conditioning systems and automatic doors. Reasons why we use physical systems are explained. They enable us …


British pilots score high on burnout scale -- but still perform well

A study among British airline pilots shows that 20 percent of them have scores on a burnout scale that are comparable to those of people that are …


From creating Spanx pantyhouse to the flight simulator, these inventors are Hall of Famers

The Florida Inventors Hall of Fame is once again inducting prominent inventors into its ranks. Seven inventors comprise the 2018 inductee class, …

Tampa Bay

Bid to Help Fight Cancer 2018 on Flight Simulator Time, Be a Gate Agent for a Day, Executive Lunch — and Much More

How would you like to be a gate agent for a day — giving announcements over the public address system, scanning boarding passes, and checking …

Air Traffic

FlightGear - An Amazing Desktop Flight Simulator for Ubuntu Linux (v2018.1)

FlightGear is one of the best free and open source desktop flight simulator available in the market. This simulation software supports all the major …


Disney’s ultra-realistic Millennium Falcon flight simulator will need 8 GPUs to run

Disney is building a real-time, ultra-high-res flight simulator for the Millennium Falcon and they’re powering it with eight daisy-chained high-end Nvidia GPUs.<p>The experience, which is destined to arrive at Disneyland and Walt Disney World Resorts next year, was done in partnership with Nvidia, …

Star Wars

Decatur school offers new learning approach

Micro schools offering new approach to 21st century educational needs<p>Like many parents today, I have mixed feelings about the future and how my …


Intel University names the top college game projects at GDC 2018

Drexel University and the University of Central Florida/FIEA won the top honors in the annual Intel University contest for best student games at the Game Developers Conference. The contest is a good place to spot the talent for the next generation of games.<p>Drexel’s Fling to the Finish won the prize …


The ‘Flight Simulator’ May Be the Hardest Workout You Do This Month

Discover how the world’s simplest exercise can create an incredibly challenging routine<p>There’s a reason we didn’t mention that the ‘Flight Simulator’ is a jump rope workout in the headline: You’d never read it. That’s because most guys tend to only associate jumping rope with kindergarten girls on …